Braves on Miami (Ave) Block Party

February 8, 2020
February 8, 2020
Venice Mainstreet
200 Miami Ave W
Venice, FL 34285

Dust off your baseball caps and join the block party on Miami Avenue on Saturday, February 8, 2020 from 5 to 10 p.m. to kick off the beginning of spring training in Mardi Gras style. Hosted by Venice MainStreet in partnership with the Atlanta Braves Spring Training Organization, the evening will be filled with fun activities for the whole family.

Kids activities include inflatable corn hole and face painting, plus food and drink trucks, Mardi Gras merchandise, plus much more add to the excitement of the event. Braves player, Andruw Jones will be in attendance for a meet and greet. The Grammy award winning Rebirth Brass Band, a New Orleans institution, will transport attendees to the streets of the French Quarter with its contemporary jazz sound –a combination of traditional instrumentation with funk, hip-hop, soul, and other modern elements. The band's high energy will sure to have everyone dancing in the streets.

Proceeds from this event go to two local nonprofit organizations Venice Challenger Baseball and Venice MainStreet. Admission is $5 and kids under 12 are free! Parking is within comfortable walking distance. Don't miss out on this wonderful community event. For more information, go to or contact Venice MainStreet at 941-484-6722.

  • General Information
    • Family Friendly
    • Public Restrooms